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New Standards Published for Copper and Aluminum Scrap Metal
The scrap metal that meets the new standards will be treated as resource, rather than…
January 20th 2020
MRAI Calls for Removal of Customs Duty on Scrap Metal Imports
The suggestion was made in its recommendations to the Finance Ministry on the upcoming budget.
January 17th 2020
U.S. Nickel Scrap Exports Recorded Sharp Decline
As per data, the primary market of U.S. nickel scrap export was Canada.
January 15th 2020
U.S. Census Bureau: Aluminum Scrap Exports Dipped 9%
The primary importer of aluminum scrap from the U.S. was China.
January 14th 2020
Precious Metal Scrap Exports Soared by 20%
Also, the imports of precious metals scrap registered significant surge by 27.74% during the initial…
January 14th 2020
Census Bureau Reports 11% Dip in Copper Scrap Exports
In third place was South Korea, whose imports from the U.S. totalled $287.41 million.
January 13th 2020
Norsk Hydro Facility Faces Penalty for Multiple Air Quality Permit Violations
The DEQ press release states that it is the largest air quality fine ever issued…
January 13th 2020
U.S. Scrap Iron and Steel Exports Dropped by One-Tenth
The imports of scrap iron and steel by the U.S. too registered significant decline by…
January 10th 2020
Schnitzer Steel Reported Net Loss in First Quarter Fiscal 2020
The company press release points to a net loss per share from continuing operations of…
January 10th 2020
Strategic Materials Opens New Houston Production Facility
The new facility will completely replace Strategic Materials’ older Houston facility by mid-2020.
January 8th 2020
Derichebourg Group Completes Acquisition of Leading Spanish Scrap Metal Recycler
All of the capital has been acquired from the majority as well as the minority…
January 1st 2020
A Century of ISRI’s Scrap Specs Benefit Global Supply Chain
First published in December 1919, ISRI's scrap specifications have become the universal language for scrap…
December 24th 2019
Industry Veteran Foresees Normalcy in Indonesian Scrap Trade
The projected steel demand growth on account of recently announced government projects will lend support…
December 19th 2019
U.S. Copper Scrap Exports Reduced by a Tenth
The primary export destination of copper waste and scrap from the U.S. was China.
December 18th 2019
Schnitzer Steel Targets 25% Reduction in GHG Emissions from Auto and Metals Recycling Operations
The report titled “Recycling Today for a Sustainable Tomorrow” highlights the progress of various sustainability…
December 18th 2019